School Policies for 2019/2020
Students at McBee High School are not allowed to use cell phones or any unauthorized communication devices without permission from staff during the school day. All devices should be off and out of sight. Students are not allowed to have headphones, ear buds, etc. unless they have received permission from staff or during their designated time (lunch) and area (cafeteria, outside and canteen). Students that violate these policies will have their devices confiscated. Excessive referrals will result in detention and/or suspension.
1st offense – warning – student may pick up device at the end of the school day.
2nd offense – parent may pick up device at the end of the school day.
3rd offense – device is kept for one week and student may pick it up at the end of the week.
4th offense – device is kept for one week and parent must pick it up and sign a contract stating that
they have been informed and understand what happens if there is a 5th offense.
5th offense – device will be kept for the remainder of the school year.
Students are expected to be clean and neat each day during school hours. Shoes must be worn at all times. Proper undergarments must be worn at all times. Girls’ dresses and skirts must be no shorter than the kneecap. Clothing on the upper body must completely cover the shoulder with only the arms exposed. All attire must have proper fit. Loose fitting bermuda shorts or shorts will be permitted. No spandex shorts, biker shorts, gym shorts, tennis shorts, jogging shorts, or running shorts will be allowed.
Some examples of unacceptable attire include the following:
Netted jersey tops without an undershirt Halters Open back dresses or shirts Sheer dresses or shirts Open midriff shirts Tank tops Leotards, tights Skin-tight clothing Sagging pants
Suggestive writing on articles of clothing concerning alcohol, tobacco, drugs, or sex is prohibited.
Judgment of questionable dress will be made on a case-by-case basis. Any clothing deemed by the administration unacceptable or disruptive to the educational process may be prohibited. Any student improperly dressed at school can be suspended immediately until acceptable attire is worn.
|If your child misses...||That equals...||Which is...||And over 13 years of schooling that's...|
|1 day every two weeks||20 days per year||4 weeks per year||Nearly 1½ years|
|1 day per week||40 days per year||8 weeks per year||Over 2½ years|
|2 days per week||80 days per year||16 weeks per year||Over 5 years|
|3 days per week||120 days per year||24 weeks per year||Nearly 8 years|
1) All students and drop-off drivers enter campus on 10th Street.
2) Student driver enter student parking; drop off continues to Juniper Avenue. Turn onto Juniper on signal from school personnel.
3) Turn onto Juniper Avenue, form two (2) lines for drop off. (Note: this utilizes the emergency lane and 1 thru-traffic lane. This is not a one-way street; accessibility in the opposite direction must remain.)
4) At signal from school personnel, merge to one lane and exit rear of the school on Juniper Avenue.